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Contents List of Illustrations ix Acknowledgments xi Note on Romanization xiii 1. Collective Security in Asia: The Global Significance of Hong Kong and Southern China 1 2. Clearing the Decks: Preparing for War in South China, 1935 to July 1937 17 3. The Sino-Japanese War Begins: Proxy War in China, July 1937 to October 1938 37 4. The Trap Is Sprung: October 1938 to March 1939 89 5. Stalemate: March to October 1939 125 6. Impasse in Kwangsi and Japan’s Failed Interdiction Strategy against Hong Kong: November 1939 to May 1940 176 vii contents viii 7. Leveraging War and Peace: May to December 1940 202 8. The Triumph of Collective Security: Hong Kong, 1941 246 9. Empires Derailed: The War in South China, September 1941 to January 1942 286 10. Collective Insecurity: The Demise of Imperial Power in Asia 340 Notes 351 Bibliography 429 Index 441 ...

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ISBN
9780700621835
Related ISBN
9780700621088
MARC Record
OCLC
913078298
Pages
480
Launched on MUSE
2016-01-01
Language
English
Open Access
No
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